Celebrating Success

Industry

  • 2010-2016 World's Most Admired Electric & Gas Utilities - Fortune magazine - One of only two companies in the Top 3 for each of the past seven years
  • 2015 John D. Dingell Award for constructive partnership with labor
  • 2015 Top U.S. Utility for Investor Relations - IR magazine
  • 2014 Top five spots in Customer Value Benchmark survey
  • 2015 Top Utilities in Economic Development (Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Mississippi Power) - Site Selection magazine
  • 2014 Operating companies ranked among best in nation - J.D. Power and Associates survey
  • 2014 Most Trusted Residential Electric Utility in America (Alabama Power) - Lifestory Research
  • 2014 National Key Accounts Customer Service Award - EEI
  • 2014 National Award of Nuclear Science and History - National Atomic Museum Foundation
  • 2012-2014 Top-ranked CEO among large-cap electric utilities by buy-side analysts

Environmental

  • 2014 Investor-Owned Utility of the Year (Georgia Power) - Solar Electric Power Association
  • 2014 Top 100 Sustainable Energy Companies in the Southeast - Southeastern Corporate
  • Sustainability rankings - Fourth consecutive year
  • 2014 Southeastern Electric Exchange Industry Excellence Chairman's Award - For 25-MW carbon capture demonstration project
  • 2014 Technology Transfer Awards (eight projects awarded) - EPRI - At least one employee recognized every year since 1997
  • 2014 Project of the Year: Southeastern Solar Research Center - My Green Birmingham

Workplace

  • 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity - DiversityInc
  • 2016 Top 10 Companies for Veterans - DiversityInc
  • 2016 Top 10 Companies for Opportunities - DiversityInc, Top-ranked company
  • 2016 Best for Vets Employer - Military Times EDGE magazine - Seventh consecutive year
  • 2016 Most Valuable Employer for Military®- CivilianJobs.com - Seventh consecutive year
  • 2016 Top 50 Employers - Minority Engineer Magazine - Top-ranked utility
  • 2016 Ranked among IDG's Computerworld's 100 "Best Places to Work in IT" for the 10th consecutive year; highest-rated large utility company
  • 2015 Top 50 Employers - Careers and the disABLED Magazine
  • 2015 40 Best Companies for Diversity - BlackEnterprise magazine
  • 2015 Top 10 Companies for Veterans - DiversityInc - Top-ranked energy company
  • 2015 Top 100 Military-Friendly Employer - GI Jobs magazine - Top-ranked utility for eighth consecutive year